Yeonpungdae Dance by Female Nongak Troupe of Gurye - Yeonpungdae Dance features three overlapping circles, created by rotating dancers, their twirling sangmo hats and the big circle formed by entire dancers.

Republic of Korea to host next meeting of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage

6 December 2016 – Austria, Bulgaria, Republic of Korea, Croatia, Hungary, Norway,

02 December 2016
Addis Ababa--The 12th session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage will take place from 4 December to 8 December 2017 in Seoul (Republic of Korea) and will be chaired by Ambassador Lee Byong-hyun, Permanent Delegate of the Republic of Korea to UNESCO.
This decision was taken today in Addis Ababa during the eleventh session of the Committee, which brings together the representatives of 24 States Parties to UNESCO’s Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage and which aims to decide on measures to safeguard oral traditions and expressions, performing arts, social practices, rituals, festive events, knowledge and practices concerning nature and the universe and the knowledge and skills to produce traditional crafts, which constitute intangible heritage… ›››


Objective and impact: interviews

Mr Slimane Hachi
Algeria
Interviewed in 2012 (4.GA)

Mr Pierre Bois France
Interviewed in 2012 (7.COM_WG)

Ms Christine Merkel Germany
Interviewed in 2012 (7.COM_WG)

One of the last projects approved

Financial assistance

  • Seychelles
     
  • Financial assistance : $ 90,000
  • Implementation dates : 20/10/2016 - 20/10/2016
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ICH inscribed on UNESCO lists

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